Musical Theatre Certificate

The Musical Theatre Certificate offers students the opportunity to study this popular art form in a flexible program. As a Theatre, Music, or Dance Major students may audition for entrance into this highly selective program each spring and can be admitted even as incoming Freshmen. The MT Certificate Program is interdisciplinary, and students train with experts in the various disciplines taking Private Voice Coaching, Musical Theatre Dance and Technique as well as Master Classes with national experts and participating in Musical Theatre Productions and Performances. Students in the MT Certificate study the breadth of the discipline with classes in Acting, Dance, and Voice and current alumni of the program are seeing success on Broadway and in National Tours in Mean Girls, Hamilton, Kinky Boots and Percy Jackson and others!

Click the link for requirements and full curriculum for each major!

For further information contact the Musical Theatre Certificate Director Nancy Jones, nancy.jones@uky.edu or 859-257-8166.

​Audition

Students participate in a dance audition, and perform a short monologue and section of a song for the selection process. Students entering the Certificate Program must have a 3.0 GPA in their major course work.

Auditions for 2021-2022 will be available in spring 2021.